Estimated Costs

Understanding Hospital Charges, Billing, and Payment

Methodist Health System is committed to fulfilling its mission to provide quality and compassionate health care services to people from all walks of life. Our goal is to help you understand the charge, billing, and payment process prior to your visit so you can make an informed decision regarding your health care out-of-pocket costs.

Disclaimer: Methodist Health System makes no guarantees regarding the charge information provided on this website. The charge information is strictly an estimate of charges and Methodist Health System cannot guarantee the estimates because patient services may vary by a patient due to physician treatment decisions, unforeseen complications, additional tests or services ordered by your physician, and the needs of each individual patient. In addition, estimates may change based on your contracted insurance benefits, pending financial assistance, or pending state/federal program aid.

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Medical Costs at Methodist Health System

The hospitals of Methodist Health System believe it is important for our patients to understand their potential financial liability before services are performed. Patients are encouraged to request a charge estimate for any hospital procedure/service/test by calling our facility financial counselor by phone or in person on campus:

  • Methodist Dallas – 214-947-3475
  • Methodist Charlton – 214-947-5516
  • Methodist Mansfield –682-622-7008
  • Methodist Richardson – 469-204-2120

Estimates are based on information provided by you (the patient) and do not include additional tests/procedures/services ordered by your physician after the initial estimate or post unforeseen complications, or physician charges which are billed separately by your physician.

Disclaimer: Methodist Health System makes no guarantees regarding the charge information provided on this website. The charge information is strictly an estimate of charges and Methodist Health System cannot guarantee the estimates because patient services may vary by a patient due to physician treatment decisions, unforeseen complications, additional tests or services ordered by your physician, and the needs of each individual patient. In addition, estimates may change based on your contracted insurance benefits, pending financial assistance, or pending state/federal program aid.

Common Charge Estimates

The charge ranges below are meant to provide a range of charges (high to low) for a particular procedure and are not guaranteed because charges may vary due to physician treatment decisions, unforeseen complications, additional tests or services ordered by your physician, and the needs of each individual patient. These ranges are meant only to give you a general idea of what we charge for certain procedures. For an estimate of your out of pocket expense, please contact the facility financial counselor.

Top 10 Inpatient Procedures

Charge/Case
Methodist Health System Inpatient Procedures High Low
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy $ 59,708 $ 15,536
Total knee replacement $ 50,833 $ 26,685
Laparoscopic appendectomy $ 37,831 $ 19,947
Anterior Cervical Fusion $ 109,707 $ 19,050
Laparocopic gastrectomy $ 33,971 $ 22,057
Total Abdominal Hysterectomy $ 32,643 $ 14,652
Open Reduction Tib/Fib $ 68,375 $ 18,408
Total Hip Replacement $ 42,554 $ 30,009
Laparocopic gastroenterostomy $ 38,901 $ 23,611
Incision and Drainage $ 76,889 $ 15,909

Top 10 Outpatient Procedures

Charge/Case
Methodist Health System Outpatient Procedures High Low
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy $ 20,530 $ 11,286
Removal Breast Lesion $ 23,057 $ 9,455
Insertion of Vascular Access Device $ 17,763 $ 9,306
Laparoscopic Total Abdominal Hysterectomy $ 26,066 $ 17,392
Laparoscopic appendectomy $ 26,905 $ 16,043
Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation $ 13,270 $ 8,921
Excision Knee Cartilage $ 14,390 $ 9,204
Cataract Removal $ 14,733 $ 12,351
Rotator Cuff Repair $ 20,472 $ 13,407
Carpal Tunnel Release $ 10,596 $ 7,971

Top Imaging/Radiology Services

Charge/Case
Methodist Health System Imaging Procedures High Low
CT Scan With and Without Contrast $ 5,268 $ 3,830
CT Scan With Contrast $ 4,639 $ 2,254
CT Scan Without Contrast $ 3,956 $ 1,776
CTA $ 4,500 $ 3,830
Diagnostic XRAY $ 574 $ 344
MRA With and Without Contrast $ 7,067 $ 6,950
MRA Scan With Contrast $ 4,871 $ 4,755
MRI With and Without Contrast $ 7,549 $ 6,950
MRI Scan With Contrast $ 5,126 $ 4,755
MRI Scan Without Contrast $ 4,645 $ 4,274
Mammography Screening $ 379 $ 250
Mammography Diagnostic $ 611 $ 482

Market-Based Services

Flat Rate
Vaginal Delivery (includes healthy newborn) $5,500
C-Section Delivery (includes healthy newborn) $11,000
Bariatric Bypass $14,000
Bariatric Sleeve $10,784
Bariatric Lab Band $8,500

Texas PricePoint

You may also compare average inpatient charges using the Texas Hospital Associations website called Texas PricePoint. Data presented on this site includes charges on the most common inpatient services, links to quality data, and general information about Texas hospitals.

Disclaimer: Methodist Health System makes no guarantees regarding the charge information provided on this website. The charge information is strictly an estimate of charges and Methodist Health System cannot guarantee the estimates because patient services may vary by patient due to physician treatment decisions, unforeseen complications, additional tests or services ordered by your physician, and the needs of each individual patient. In addition, estimates may change based on your contracted insurance benefits, pending financial assistance, or pending state/federal program aid.